George Mason University: Designing the Ideal Student Experience

Quick Take: How can a higher education institution help students succeed? The Student Experience Redesign Project was created by George Mason University to enrich students’ first year experience, provide better student support and services, and generate a culture of continuous improvement. That will be done through the use of new technologies and student, staff, and faculty collaboration.

Priscila Zigunovas

CBE Tools to Transform the Way We Learn

Competency-based education (CBE) offers learners a new choice and a new opportunity to participate in education. The Blackboard Learn and Blackboard Open LMS platforms provide a variety of tools and resources for institutions and organizations that wish to successfully deploy CBE programs.  Implementing a competency-based education (CBE) program often requires major institutional, organizational,…

Priscila Zigunovas